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 Posted: 07-22-2011 01:35 am
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I am working on my fuel system and the original locking fuel cap is in great shape except for the rubber seal. In looking around online it appears that Triumph and BSA motorcycles use the same cap as the Jensen. One site even offers the seal only. I am thinking of ordering one up, but wanted to check JHPS first. Jim at DMS said he can't get just the rubber seal.

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 Posted: 07-22-2011 02:01 am
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If you order one and let us know if it fits we would be grateful!

Kurt

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 Posted: 07-22-2011 10:22 pm
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I ordered the rubber gas cap gasket today from Moore's Cycle Center (http://mcctriumph.com in Anaheim today. The gasket was $5 + shipping+ tax.
I will update you on whether this works for the original Jensen fuel cap.

I also found a bunch of sources for complete new or used fuel caps. Some are locking, some are not. Note that the neck for the motorcycle differs from the Jensen Neck. I searched for BSA p/n 68-8190 or Triumph p/n 06-0681. Some caps are from the original mfg in England and others are clones from India or China. Here are some links I found, but only a sampling, there are more to explore (sorry some are duplicates):

http://www.tri-corengland.com/acatalog/68-0377_to_68-8190.html#a68_2d8190

http://www.britcycle.com/products/622.htm

http://www.bonanza.com/listings/New-Triumph-Hinged-Flip-up-Petrol-Tank-Cap-06-0681/36430850

http://www.bonanza.com/listings/CHROME-HINGED-FLIP-UP-FUEL-TANK-CAP-TRIUMPH-06-0681/31647949

http://royalspares.com/catalog/product/view/id/4738/s/chrome-hinged-flip-up-fuel-tank-cap-triumph-06-0681/

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/TRIUMPH-CHROME-HINGED-FLIP-UP-FUEL-TANK-CAP-06-0681-_W0QQcmdZViewItemQQhashZitem1e6533da0bQQitemZ130546915851QQptZMotorcyclesQ5fPartsQ5fAccessories#ht_5620wt_1172

http://cgi.ebay.com/Fuel-Cap-BSA-B25-C25-B44-Triumph-TR25W-/260764496313?pt=UK_Motorcycle_Parts&hash=item3cb6c671b9#ht_2532wt_1021

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 Posted: 07-25-2011 08:10 pm
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The gasket for the gas cap arrived today and fit perfectly on my original gas cap. It took some wd-40 and wiggling it to get it positioned in the groove on the metal piece that holds it. My gas cap is ready for use and it only cost me $9.50 with shipping.

Moore's Cycle Center
1631 Orangethorpe Way
Anaheim CA 92801
(741)447-4402
http://mcctriumph.com

Gasket, Gas Cap, Flip up, BSA/Norton
P/N:06-7102
Price: $4.50 + shipping

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